The Washington Journalism and Media Conference

Speakers & Staff


The Washington Journalism and Media Conference continues to welcome world-renowned, award-winning speakers who are experts in the fields of journalism, news, and social media year after year. Our speakers offer unparalleled advice based on real-world experiences both inside and out of the field, creating a unique once-in-a-lifetime experience.


Each summer, WJMC recruits award-winning faculty from across the country to lead groups of 25 students throughout the week of conference activities. Our faculty are creative, innovative and experienced journalism teachers and advisers representing some of the best student media programs across the country.